|Book of life - Wellcome Film|
This is a Wellcome Trust News Release video about the work being carried out for the Human Genome Project (HUGO) at the Sanger Centre, Cambridge. Scientists there express their hopes of how medical science may benefit from this work. Spinal muscular atrophy, Alzheimer's disease, diabetes, heart disease and cancer are among the diseases targeted by HUGO. Other issues include the importance of the free release of data and concern about creating a genetic underclass if a price is put on the benefit...
Keywords: Genome; Molecular Biology; DNA; Human Genome Project; Molecular biology; Genome; Genome; Molecular Biology; DNA; Human Genome Project; Medical
|Gestation of ovum - Wellcome Film|
A time lapse study showing the relative sliding movements of the cells during early stages of embryonic development, and the development and fusion of the medullary plates. Time lapse studies of axolotl ovum and the rotation of the embryo during later stages of development are shown. 2 segments.
Keywords: Obstetrics; Embryology; Embryonic and Fetal Development; Biology; Pregnancy; Obstetrics; Embryology; Embryonic and Fetal Development; Medical
|Blood transfusion - Wellcome Film|
Illustrates divisions into blood groups and classification of groups serum testing for group taking of blood from donor giving of blood to patient - a case of haemophilia. 2 segments.
Keywords: Blood Transfusion; Blood; Blood Group Antigens; Blood Donors; Human biology; Blood Transfusion; Blood; Blood Group Antigens; Blood Donors; Doctors. Nurses
|Digestion - Wellcome Film|
An overview of the anatomy and workings of the digestive system is given. Intestinal tract, mouth and oesphaegus, salivary glands, action of saliva, swallowing. Stomach structure, action of gastric juice, cineradiography of stomach. Pancreas. Liver. Gall bladder. Small intestine. Large gut. 3 segments.
Keywords: Gastroenterology; Digestion; Digestive System; Saliva; Stomach; Intestine, Small; Intestine, Large; Human biology; Gastroenterology; Digestion; Digestive System; Saliva; Stomach; Intestine, Small; Intestine, Large; Medical students
|Prostatic hypertrophy : anatomical aspect - Wellcome Film|
Diagrammatic review of the prostate and related organs in normal man. By diagram the anatomy and relations of the prostate and related organs are shown in normal man development hypertrophy effect complications. 3 segments.
Keywords: Anatomy; Prostate; Prostatic Hyperplasia; Urinary Tract; Kidney; Urinary Bladder; Anatomy; Human biology; Anatomy; Prostate; Prostatic Hyperplasia; Urinary Tract; Kidney; Urinary Bladder; Medical students
|Blood transfusion : laboratory technique - Wellcome Film|
Blood group determination, technique for making hanging drop preparation of the patient, plus groups 2 and sera: microscopical appearances cross matching of recipient and donor cells and sera. 3 segments.
Keywords: Blood Transfusion; Blood Group Antigens; Blood Donors; Blood; Human biology; Blood Transfusion; Blood Group Antigens; Blood Donors; Blood; Health care personnel